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July 8, 2014

Local FFA members attend leadership camp

McALESTER — The Canadian FFA chapter was represented at the 42nd annual Oklahoma FFA Alumni Leadership Camp at Tulakogee Conference Center on Fort Gibson Lake near Wagoner.  

More than 1,600 FFA members from 289 Oklahoma FFA chapters were registered to attend one of four three-and-a-half-day sessions from June 29 through July 12.

Those attending from the Canadian FFA chapter are Mikey Mefford, Kyla Cleaveland, Lonnie Swarer, Joshua Eldridge, Jessica Decker, Brandi Gray and Randy Gray.

The 2014 camp engaged FFA members in fun-filled, action-packed activities focused on Leadership: Personal, team and service.

Special presenters were motivational speakers BillCordes, Kansas; Grant Baldwin, Missouri; and veterinarian turned hypnotist Dr. Al Snyder, Wisconsin.

The leadership camp is sponsored by the Oklahoma FFA Alumni Association with financial support provided by the Oklahoma Ford Dealers, Sonic — America’s Drive-In and Devon Energy.


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